Current vacancies at the Trust

Senior Clinical Fellow in Cardiology

Nodal Point 4

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Nodal Point 4
Fixed-term- 6 months
Full time - 40 hours per week
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Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
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£46,208 p.a. excl. of LZ
26/06/2018 23:59

Join us and become part of the most engaged workforce of any NHS trust in England, according to the latest national NHS Staff Survey results – for the second year running.

You will be joining a dynamic and forward-looking organisation in the heart of the capital where you can develop your career and broaden your horizons.

We think you will enjoy working for us but you don’t have to take our word for it – 79% of staff who took part in the latest national NHS Staff Survey would recommend Guy’s and St Thomas’ as a place to work.

Cardiovascular Directorate
Senior Clinical Fellow in Cardiology
£46,408 p.a. excl. of LZ
Full-time- 40 Hours per week
Fixed-term- 12 Months

Applications are invited to apply for this exciting post in Tertiary Centre Cardiology. The post holder’s main responsibility will be to assist in the provision of non-invasive cardiology, in particular the stress echocardiography service.

The post holder will be responsible for the clinical supervision of non-invasive investigations of inpatients and outpatients within both the outpatient department.

They will be expected to provide general cardiology/medical supervision of the outpatient clinic and may be asked to give a cardiology opinion for non-cardiac inpatients.

The post holder will be extensively trained in stress echocardiography. There will also be the opportunity to gain experience in other imaging techniques, in particular cardiac CT.

About the Department:

The Cardiology Department at Guy’s & St. Thomas’ Hospitals is a tertiary referral centre receiving referrals for complex intervention and treatment from across South East London, Kent, Surrey and Sussex, as well as treating the local populations of Lambeth and Southwark.

The department is staffed by 24 Consultant Cardiologists, 14 Specialist Registrars and 12 SHOs, supported by a large number of Specialist Nurse Practitioners.  In addition to a busy cardiac catheterisation and intervention service, there is an extensive TAVI and percutaneous mitral intervention program and we provide a broad range of complex Electrophysiology investigations and treatments as well as complex Device therapy. We run state of the art cardiac imaging services with both Echocardiography, Cardiac CT and Cardiac MRI. The department also has a large Adult Congenital Heart Disease team partnered with the Evelina Hospital catheter labs. We provide a 24 hour Primary Angioplasty and on call services for Emergency Department and LAS referrals supported by both Interventional, Electrophysiology, ACHD and Non-interventional consultants on-call.

The inpatient department is spread across two wards and a separate Coronary Care Unit, with a total of 69 inpatient beds, 5 cardiac catheter labs and is supported by a large cardiac surgical department. We run dedicated outpatient departments at both Guy’s and St. Thomas’ hospitals and are recognised for high quality services in interventional cardiology, cardiac imaging and heart failure.

For more information and to apply please visit our GSTT website and NHS jobs quoting reference number: MED1673


Closing date: 26/06/2018 by midnight.

Interviews:    13/07/2018

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the resident labour market test. UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UKVI website. From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) will also be subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks for Overseas Applicants.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

For further information please contact: Dr Jane Hancock-

The main telephone number for recruitment is 0207 188 1700.

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